Red Lantern At The Kallikatsou

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THE CHI FACTORY feat. HANYO VAN OOSTEROM | Red Lantern At The Kallikatsou (Astral Industries) – LP

Red Lantern At The Kallikatsou

HANYO VAN OOSTEROM and THE CHI FACTORY
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I’ve never met Rod Modell (Deepchord) in person, but we have met through music. He found an obscure cassette of Chi music (from ’86), sent it to Astral Industries and paved the way for the release (30 years later) of ‘The Original Recordings’ in 2016. Since then, we’ve exchanged ideas and good music. I sent Rod a preview of ‘The Kallikatsou Recordings’ – he really liked it – and here came the idea for a remix of ‘Lanterns’. I started working on some random, lo-fi samples from Youtube, using Audacity, perhaps the simplest way of producing loops and samples. It’s the only computer based system that feels like the tape recorders I used to work with. I sent the first sketches to Rod on Facebook, but they ended up in the wrong inbox. I forgot about them, but months later he came back saying he loved them. I decided to go back to working on them, maintaining the lo-fi approach. I began manipulating the samples: time-stretching, tempo and pitch-shifting, mixing different layers and adding old-school monophonic “old speaker” effects, delays and loops. I used a few field recordings, voices and samples from my early ambient cassettes, and they matched. Ario from Astral Industries got involved and the experiment turned into a plan – a vinyl release – ‘Red Lantern at the Kallkatsou”.

Hanyo van Oosterom

  • 1

    Part One

    THE CHI FACTORY feat. HANYO VAN OOSTEROM

    Part One
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    Part Two

    THE CHI FACTORY feat. HANYO VAN OOSTEROM

    Part Two